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Digest – November 2020

SOUTHEND & DISTRICT PENSIONER’S CAMPAIGN November 2020 The best part of living is to know how to grow old gracefully! Barbara Armitage Our congratulations to her on nomination as a “Good for Leigh Winner”.  Mentioned is her working life as a social worker for SBC and ECC, her work for …

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October Digest

SOUTHEND & DISTRICT PENSIONER’S CAMPAIGN October 2020 Notice posted at an Army Barracks.  “Beds will be made up as laid down in Standing Orders” Covid 19, SBC’s Advice on 15 October The pandemic has been going on for a long time now and we cannot thank people enough for the …

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Vice-Chairman’s Report

President: Cllr David Norman MBE. Vice-Chairman’s Report Annual General Meeting 20th February 2019 Our 33rd year has been a largely positive one with a number of improvements being made. The loss of Ron Kennedy was a significant blow to us all, and he will be remembered for his great contribution …

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Statement of Accounts 2019/20

SOUTHEND & DISTRICT PENSIONS CAMPAIGN TREASURER’S REPORT FOR AGM 2018-19 Status The audited accounts show the liquid assets were Co-op bank balance, £1333.50 and cash £37.75 making a total of £1,371.25  There were no liabilities.  There are also fixed assets valued at £65 consisting of depreciatable equipment.  These are the …

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September Digest 2020

SOUTHEND & DISTRICT PENSIONER’S CAMPAIGN September 2020 “The older you get the more important it is not act your age” Covid 19 consequence As we lost many meetings due to the virus your committee decided we had paid insurance while our insurer was off risk.  The request for a refund …

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August 2020 Digest

SOUTHEND & DISTRICT PENSIONER’S CAMPAIGN August 2020 “You know you have reached middle age when a broad mind and a narrow waist exchange places” Obesity In its wisdom the government in looking for something to blame has settled on peoples bodies. They call it a war.  I expect it will …

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Monthly Briefing June 2020

In Committee We heard from Balmoral that the ‘garden’ is now clear so we arranged to meet there on 15 June.  Howes provided chairs.  In the space available keeping our distance was no problem.  As the straws in the wind suggest the pubs will open shortly we decided to check …

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Monthly Briefing Feb 2020

Funding the BBC It won’t be long before some of us will again have to coff up for a licence to watch TV. Organisations like the National Pensioners Convention have been yelling and screaming on behalf of the over 75’s and Boris has ‘promised’ to make funding aunty a government …

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